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definitions - Fabrics are
listed according to temper. Where fabrics from different production
sites are very similar, only the most typical is described in full.
The remainder are listed in numerical order. Only Upchurch and
Thameside fabrics are described, those of Thameside Essex and West
Kent being beyond the scope of this work. The philosophy of the
chosen system is outlined in chapter 4.
C - chaff, F - flint, G -grog, H
- shell, I - no temper, S - sand
Production Area Codes 1 -
Upchurch, including Hoo and all Medway marshes. 2 -Isle
3 -Higham and the High ground above the Thames.
4 -Cliffe parish.
5 -Shorne parish and marshes to the east of Chalk.
6 -Cooling and Halstow marshes.
Technical Variations b - burnished. h -hand
made body (rim may be wheel finished), p -pitch-painted,
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